Permit of Substantial Compliance - Tasmania

Service summary

An owner is required to apply to the permit authority for this permit in respect of completed, or partially completed, work on the premises that:

  • Fails to comply with this legislation; and
  • Is the subject of a building order relating to illegal building work.

The relevant permit authority will evaluate whether the work fails to comply with legislation and therefore eligible for a permit of substantial compliance. Applications must be accompanied by a certificate of substantial compliance that is in force in respect of the work.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

An application for a permit of substantial compliance must:

  • Be accompanied by a certificate of substantial compliance that is in force in respect of the building work that is the subject of the application;
  • Include specified information;
  • Be accompanied by such documentation as is required by the permit authority; and
  • Be accompanied by the prescribed fee, if any.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Council or a Private Building Surveyor for information on fees to be submitted with your application as fees vary depending on the nature and scope of the building work.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Substantial Compliance Permit - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Burnie City Council

Act(s) name

Building Act 2016 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, Works and Services
Burnie City Council


Operating address:
80 Wilson Street
Burnie, Tasmania 7320
Mailing address:
PO BOX 973
Burnie, Tasmania 7320

Phone:

03 6430 5750

Fax:

03 6431 8683
burnie@burnie.net

Website:

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